The Opioid Epidemic and Infectious Diseases E Book

Written By Brianna L. Norton
The Opioid Epidemic and Infectious Diseases E  Book
  • Publsiher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 25 October 2020
  • ISBN : 0323683290
  • Pages : 300 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled The Opioid Epidemic and Infectious Diseases E Book written by Brianna L. Norton which was release on 25 October 2020, this book published by Elsevier Health Sciences. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Offering timely guidance on the junction of the opioid crisis and infectious diseases, this practical handbook by Dr. Brianna L. Norton provides concise yet comprehensive coverage of a growing patient population. Infectious disease specialists are increasingly seeing patients who previously used opiods and now use intravenous drugs. Many challenges are unique to this patient population, including new and growing infections such as hepatitis C, endocarditis, HIV, and hepatitis B. The Opioid Epidemic and Infectious Diseases is an up-to-date, real-world guide that covers the scope of the problem, management guidelines, and much more. Describes the new landscape of the opioid crisis in the U.S. and its intersection with infectious diseases, including epidemiology, Opioid Use Disorder (OUD) and rural America, and more. Offers practical guidance on (OUD) and infectious co-morbidities like hepatitis C, STDs, endocarditis, HIV, and hepatitis B. Covers prevention, treatment, and harm reduction. Discusses OUD, infectious diseases, and the criminal justice system. Consolidates today’s available information and guidance into a single, convenient resource.

The Opioid Epidemic and Infectious Diseases E Book

The Opioid Epidemic and Infectious Diseases E  Book
  • Author : Brianna L. Norton
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2020-10-25
  • Total pages : 300
  • ISBN : 0323683290
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Summary : Offering timely guidance on the junction of the opioid crisis and infectious diseases, this practical handbook by Dr. Brianna L. Norton provides concise yet comprehensive coverage of a growing patient population. Infectious disease specialists are increasingly seeing patients who previously used opiods and now use intravenous drugs. Many challenges are ...

The Opioid Epidemic and Infectious Diseases

The Opioid Epidemic and Infectious Diseases
  • Author : Brianna L. Norton
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2020-10-27
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 0323683290
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Summary : Offering timely guidance on the junction of the opioid crisis and infectious diseases, this practical handbook by Dr. Brianna L. Norton provides concise yet comprehensive coverage of a growing patient population. Infectious disease specialists are increasingly seeing patients who previously used opiods and now use intravenous drugs. Many challenges are ...

Integrating Responses at the Intersection of Opioid Use Disorder and Infectious Disease Epidemics

Integrating Responses at the Intersection of Opioid Use Disorder and Infectious Disease Epidemics
  • Author : National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine,Health and Medicine Division,Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release Date : 2018-09-27
  • Total pages : 174
  • ISBN : 0323683290
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Summary : According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 115 Americans die each day from an opioid overdose, which averages one death every 12.5 minutes. Between 1999 and 2016, the number of drug overdoses catapulted by 300 percent, with injection drug use increasing by 93 percent between 2004 and 2014 and opioid-related hospital admissions increasing by 58 percent ...

Infections in IV Drug Users An Issue of Infectious Disease Clinics of North America E Book

Infections in IV Drug Users  An Issue of Infectious Disease Clinics of North America  E Book
  • Author : Carlos Del Rio,Sandra Springer
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2020-08-31
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN : 0323683290
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Summary : Together with Consulting Editor, Dr. Helen Bucher, Guest Editors Dr. Carlos Del Rio and Dr. Sandra Springer have put together an important monograph that addresses infections in IV drug users. They have selected top experts to contribute clinical reviews for infectious disease physicians. Articles are devoted to the following topics: ...

Integrating Responses at the Intersection of Opioid Use Disorder and Infectious Disease Epidemics

Integrating Responses at the Intersection of Opioid Use Disorder and Infectious Disease Epidemics
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2018
  • Total pages : 157
  • ISBN : 0323683290
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Summary : "According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 115 Americans die each day from an opioid overdose, which averages one death every 12.5 minutes. Between 1999 and 2016, the number of drug overdoses catapulted by 300 percent, with injection drug use increasing by 93 percent between 2004 and 2014 and opioid-related hospital admissions increasing by 58 percent ...

Opportunities to Improve Opioid Use Disorder and Infectious Disease Services

Opportunities to Improve Opioid Use Disorder and Infectious Disease Services
  • Author : National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine,Health and Medicine Division,Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice,Committee on the Examination of the Integration of Opioid and Infectious Disease Prevention Efforts in Select Programs
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release Date : 2020-04-30
  • Total pages : 216
  • ISBN : 0323683290
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Summary : Opioid use and infectious diseases are intertwined epidemics. Despite the fact that the United States is more than two decades into the opioid crisis - the cause of tens of thousands of deaths every year on its own - the health system has not sufficiently addressed the morbidity and mortality ...

Identifying Safety net Resources at Health Centers to Prevent Infectious Disease Transmission Resulting from the Opioid Epidemic

Identifying Safety net Resources at Health Centers to Prevent Infectious Disease Transmission Resulting from the Opioid Epidemic
  • Author : Joshua Breslau
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2019
  • Total pages : 32
  • ISBN : 0323683290
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Summary : The Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services asked the RAND Corporation to conduct an exploratory study examining the factors that affect the ability of Community Health Centers (CHCs) to reduce transmission of infectious diseases related to the opioid epidemic. The ...

A Public Health Guide to Ending the Opioid Epidemic

A Public Health Guide to Ending the Opioid Epidemic
  • Author : BUTLER & FRASER (EDS)
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2022-05-24
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0323683290
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Summary : Few contributions to the field concerning the current opioid crisis in the United States focus sufficient attention on the public health aspects of the epidemic and share examples that practitioners can use to prevent opioid use disorder and the broader issues of substance misuse and addiction. A great deal of ...

Infections in IV Drug Users an Issue of Infectious Disease Clinics of North America

Infections in IV Drug Users  an Issue of Infectious Disease Clinics of North America
  • Author : Carlos Del Rio,Sandra Springer
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2020-09-30
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN : 0323683290
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Summary : Together with Consulting Editor, Dr. Helen Bucher, Guest Editors Dr. Carlos Del Rio and Dr. Sandra Springer have put together an important monograph that addresses infections in IV drug users. They have selected top experts to contribute clinical reviews for infectious disease physicians. Articles are devoted to the following topics: ...

From Compartments to Networks

From Compartments to Networks
  • Author : Cora Lynn Bernard
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2018
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0323683290
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Summary : The opioid abuse epidemic in the United States calls for new and cost-effective policies to address the rise of morbidity and mortality associated with drug injection. This dissertation explores how, and the extent to which, mathematical modeling can inform policy interventions surrounding HIV for people who inject drugs (PWID). First, ...

Syringe Exchange Programs and the Opioid Epidemic

Syringe Exchange Programs and the Opioid Epidemic
  • Author : Joaquin Jay Gonzalez III,Mickey P. McGee
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release Date : 2022-02-20
  • Total pages : 285
  • ISBN : 0323683290
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Summary : Syringe exchange programs and safe injection services are outside-the-box interventions increasingly being used by governments, nonprofits and citizens to address dire issues percolating in tandem with America's burgeoning opioid epidemic. People who inject drugs (PWID)--almost a million Americans annually--commonly use painkillers such as heroin and fentanyl, as well as ...

Medications for Opioid Use Disorder Save Lives

Medications for Opioid Use Disorder Save Lives
  • Author : National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine,Health and Medicine Division,Board on Health Sciences Policy,Committee on Medication-Assisted Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release Date : 2019-06-16
  • Total pages : 174
  • ISBN : 0323683290
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Summary : The opioid crisis in the United States has come about because of excessive use of these drugs for both legal and illicit purposes and unprecedented levels of consequent opioid use disorder (OUD). More than 2 million people in the United States are estimated to have OUD, which is caused by prolonged ...

Infectious Diseases and Substance Abuse

Infectious Diseases and Substance Abuse
  • Author : Herman Friedman,Thomas W. Klein,Mauro Bendinelli
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2006-05-28
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0323683290
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Summary : The use of recreational drugs of abuse by large numbers of individuals in this country and abroad has aroused serious concerns about the consequences of this activity. For example, it is recognized that marijuana is currently widely used as a recreational drug in the United States as well as other ...

America s Dangerous Syndemic

America s Dangerous Syndemic
  • Author : J. Stephen Morrison,Lillian Dattilo
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2017
  • Total pages : 8
  • ISBN : 0323683290
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Summary : In recent years, the United States has experienced substantial reductions in new HIV infections. Since the introduction in late 2013 of a safe and effective direct-acting antiviral, almost 1 million Americans have been cured of hepatitis C. Today, the opioid epidemic threatens a reversal of hard-won gains against blood-borne infectious disease. Approximately 10,000 ...

Infectious Disease and Pharmacology

Infectious Disease and Pharmacology
  • Author : William E. Benitz
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2018-06-25
  • Total pages : 345
  • ISBN : 0323683290
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Summary : Dr. Richard Polin’s Neonatology Questions and Controversies series highlights the most challenging aspects of neonatal care, offering trustworthy guidance on up-to-date diagnostic and treatment options in the field. In each volume, renowned experts address the clinical problems of greatest concern to today’s practitioners, helping you handle difficult practice ...